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How to Identify a Tee Dee 049 vs Tee Dee 051

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Help! How to Identify a Tee Dee 049 vs Tee Dee 051

Post  modelbuilder49 on Sun Apr 19, 2015 1:46 pm

Greetings!  Now I'm quite sure there will be many who think I'm crazy but how does one identify between these two engines?  What are the obvious markings, colors, shapes, etceteras??  I've seen on this site where there are those who can modify/build engines using the various parts thus how would one know what is being offered with a reasonable degree of certainty??  Thanks for your patience.
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Help! Re: How to Identify a Tee Dee 049 vs Tee Dee 051

Post  balogh on Sun Apr 19, 2015 2:10 pm

The 051 has a red carb body and a shallow groove machined in the bottom of the piston skirt.The 049 has black Carb body and plain piston with no groove.
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Help! Re: How to Identify a Tee Dee 049 vs Tee Dee 051

Post  RknRusty on Sun Apr 19, 2015 2:49 pm

And of course, since the black and red carb bodies are interchangeable, the groove on the lower piston skirt is the only definite telltale.
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Help! Re: How to Identify a Tee Dee 049 vs Tee Dee 051

Post  pkrankow on Sun Apr 19, 2015 6:16 pm

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look carefully. The one with the groove is the .051

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Help! Re: How to Identify a Tee Dee 049 vs Tee Dee 051

Post  RknRusty on Sun Apr 19, 2015 6:52 pm

And the grooved .051 piston will only fit into the cylinder stamped with #5.

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